Hedda Bolgar, known for her energy and optimism, began her studies in Vienna in Sigmund Freud's day. She fled the Nazis and eventually settled in Southern California, where she was chief of psychology at Mt. Sinai Hospital and helped found several local institutions devoted to the field.
Hedda Bolgar, a psychologist old enough to have attended Sigmund Freud's lectures in Vienna but youthful enough to have treated patients until just a few weeks ago, has died. She was 103.
Jorge Rafael Videla led a rebellion that overthrew Isabel Peron in 1976 and then oversaw a seven-year reign of terror known as the dirty war.
BUENOS AIRES — Former Argentine dictator Jorge Rafael Videla, who presided over that country's so-called dirty war in which up to 30,000 dissidents were murdered or disappeared, died Friday while serving a 50-year prison sentence. He was 87.
By Andres D'Alessandro and Chris Kraul, Special to the Los Angeles Times
Geza Vermes was one of the first scholars to translate the scrolls into English. He later wrote engaging works about the Jewish origins of Jesus.
Geza Vermes was a graduate student in Belgium in the late 1940s when he was captivated by news sweeping the globe about a remarkable discovery in the desert east of Jerusalem. He quickly switched gears, penning his doctoral thesis on the Dead Sea Scrolls, the ancient manuscript fragments that would become a focus of his life's work.
Billie Sol Estes went to prison for his role in defrauding the U.S. Agriculture Department. The scandal roiled the administration of Lyndon Johnson.
Billie Sol Estes, a flamboyant Texas huckster who became one of the most notorious men in America in 1962 when he was accused of looting a federal crop subsidy program, has died. He was 88.
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Sara Lou Crouch
November 16, 1925 – March 20, 2012 (St. George, UT) - Born November 16, 1925 – Departed March 20, 2012.
Sara “Sally” Lou Crouch, 86, passed away peacefully after a brief illness on the first day of Spring, Tuesday, March 20, surroun...
James F. Pearce
(May 2, 1933 - March 19, 2012)
(Beryl, UT) - James F. Pearce, born May 2, 1933 in Lyman, Wyoming to James (Jim) Franklin and Eileen Walker Pearce, was called home on March 19, 2012.
He is survived by his wife, Joleen; his childr...
(April 12, 1920 - March 18, 2012) (St. George, UT) - America A. Fritts passed away March 18, 2012. She was born April 12, 1920 in San Juan, Pierto Rico to Jose Ines Angleró Suarez and Margarita Arenas Arenas.
She is survived by her...
(July 12, 1936 - March 20, 2012)
Arnold Segmiller, age 75, passed away Monday, March 12, 2012 at Desert Springs Hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada. He was born July 12, 1936 in Las Vegas to Ben and Daisy Sackett Segmiller. Arnold lived...
Loren G. Trujillo
(May 18, 1958 - March 17, 2012)
(HURRICANE, UT) - Loren G. Trujillo, 53, of Hurricane, Utah passed away March 17, 2012 of liver failure. Loren was born May 18, 1958 in Montrose, Colorado to Rubel and Miquelita "Mickey" Trujillo. ...